University of Calgary

February 25, 2013

News

Engineering students race against tough deadline for national honour
Teams design and build solution to real-world puzzle in eight hours.

Scholars ask: Do you have the right to know your origins?
Book explores legal and ethical issues in human reproduction.

Eight medicine undergrads get research opportunities
Markin funding supports range of studies in health and wellness.

Start your Monday morning with a peek at social media
Here’s a snapshot from the last week of the conversation around the University of Calgary.

Campus Connection

What’s up with the MacKimmie?
Campus community invited to information session on March 1.

Find what you need at the library? User survey begins
More than 5,000 faculty, students help improve services.

Newsmakers

Feb. 24
Calgary Herald
Dinos women earn trip back to nationals by shutting down pesky Pandas

Feb. 24
Macleans.ca
Alberta’s queue-jumping inquiry shifts to University of Calgary

Feb. 22
CBC
Premier OK with possible cuts to U of C medical program

Feb. 22
Calgary Herald
Canadian Federation of University Women-Calgary awards scholarships

Feb. 21
Calgary Herald
Dinos swim star Block finally breaks CIS record in 100-metre breaststroke

Events

Today
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» ISEEE EES Seminar Series Talk by: Andrew Nikiforuk
» Schlumberger Information Session
» Calgary History of Medicine Society Event
» Co-op Skate-to-Win
» Michelle Grégoire Quartet

Feb. 26
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» AUPE Local 52 Chapter 3 (Specialist/Advisor) AGM
» Poetry as Journey through Experience
» Science Cafe - Health Bones and Joints: New strategies for maintaining your mobility

Feb. 27
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» The Archaeology Department Noon Hour Lecture Series
» Biostatistics/SAGE Seminar Series - Winter 2013
» Clean Bin Challenge Kickoff
» Through Space and Time: GPS Management of High Risk Offenders
» NUTV Presents Movies That Matter Doc Screening: MUMIA

Feb. 28
» Mid-Century Icons: Architectural Photography from the Panda Collection
» Recyclemania
» Slam! Introduction à la poésie orale
» Performing Consent in ‘Not a Love Story’

March 1
» Recyclemania
» 15th Annual Graduate Strategic Studies Conference
» Ariane Mnouchkine: Théâtre, passions et collaborations
» FSC Book Study
» Archery and Social Memory in Sixteenth-Century England
» The language of literature
» Kathak Dance by Sudeshna Maulik
» The Armoured Warrior: Military Technology and Armour in New Kingdom Ancient Egypt

March 2
» Recyclemania
» 15th Annual Graduate Strategic Studies Conference
» Changeable Books Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» West Coast Flair

March 3
» Recyclemania
» Changeable Books Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» Music of Mysteries, Legends and Ritual with Jeremy Brown, Saxophone and Terri Shouldice, Flute

March 4
» Recyclemania
» Bookbinding Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» Meeting Gerontological Workforce Challenges in the 21st Century: An Australian Partnerships Perspective
» Schulmberger Information Session
» Co-op Skate-to-Win
» Religious Freedom in Russia Today
» Aventa Ensemble

March 5
» Recyclemania
» Department of Psychology Research Seminar Series
» Pop-ups Workshop with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» Studying Russian Religion since the Collapse of Communism
» "It's a Girl" Documentary Screening - Social Work Week Event

March 6
» Recyclemania
» Paper Engineering with International Visiting Artist Thomas Martin
» A Closer Look at the HPC Behind Multiscale Theory and Modeling
» Neoliberalism and the Limits of the Human: Rawi Hage's Cockroach
» Quorum Information Session
» Design Matters with Nader Tehrani
» An evening with Dr. Hajela - addiction specialist

March 7
» Recyclemania
» Marc Angenot: The Conspiratorial Mind
» AIHS Science in the Cinema presents: The Necessities of Life

March 8
» Recyclemania
» 2013 Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series Presents: International Artist Thomas Martin
» Eyes High on Research: A Public Lecture Series, Winter 2013
» FSC Book Study
» Pinocchio, Collodi and the making of a nation
» Intro to Screenwriting & Acting : NUTV Greenlite Workshop III

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